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Connecting Project Lessons Learned to your IT Strategy with Project Retrospectives

A general term for a review conducted after major project milestones is lessons learned. Company culture influences the review structure and amount of formality that stakeholders use to evaluate project outcomes and reflect on experiences. Lessons learned can range from quick, highly subjective opinions about “how things went” to detailed examinations of performance compared to [...]

The Need for Smart Data Visualization

Just because you can do data visualization, should you? Big Data is a big topic! It is one of the most popular buzzwords in the tech world today. From finance and banking, genomics and healthcare, to marketing and communications, nearly all industries want to utilize data to drive business decisions. Advances in communications, social networking, [...]

What’s a PMO Got to Do with It?

Synergized Program Management Approaches Show Promise for Delivery of Complex, Domain-driven Technology Projects Overview Structured, controlled approaches to technology delivery from Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) through development and integration continue to gain traction and momentum across both the public and private sectors.  Budget pressures, sustainability needs, IT portfolio management discipline and past failures of technology [...]

2014 Enterprise Architecture: Increasing Business Architecture ROI

In kicking off our new year, we are taking a fresh look at the way CIOs and Enterprise Architects (EA) look for value and ROI to your organization. As we continue our enterprise architecture journey with new agile solutions, we are focusing on 2014 best practices, frameworks, and methodologies. In our next several ZapFlash notes, [...]

ZapThink’s 2013 Retrospective and Predictions for 2014

Innovation doesn’t happen in straight lines.

ZapThink’s Final Idées Fortes

At the center of ZapThink 2020 is continuous transformation.

Transforming Business Transformation with Cloud and Agile Architecture

Focus on disruption that leads to business agility instead of chaos

Securing the Internet of Things: Is the IoT DoA?

How will your dishwasher know someone hacked your thermostat?

Google’s Enterprise Problem

We don’t want futureproofed offerings

Enterprise Architecture: The Key to Cybersecurity

Traditional EA doesn’t deal well with change


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